Shawnee Township, Allen County, Ohio

Allen County


Shawnee Township is one of twelve townships of Allen County in the U.S. state of Ohio. According to the census in the year 2000 12.200 inhabitants were registered here.


Shawnee Township is located in the southwest of Allen County in northwest Ohio and bordered clockwise to the townships: American Township, Bath Township, Perry Township, Logan Township and Duchouquet Township in Auglaize County, Amanda Township.


The township is administered by a Board of Trustees consisting of three elected members. Two persons are elected in the year after the presidential election and one each in the previous year. The term of office lasts four years, beginning on 1 January. There is also a Township Clerk (Secretary), who is also elected in the year before the presidential election to a four -year term. Whose term of office begins on April 1.